Average Experienced Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salary in San Francisco, California

$98,920
Avg. Salary
$5,000
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) in San Francisco, California is $98,920.
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$78k
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$99k
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$123k
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MEDIAN $98,920
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Salary
$78k - $123k
Bonus
$1k - $22k
Profit Sharing
$750 - $3k
Total Pay
$78k - $128k

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Job Description for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)

Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Tasks
  • Coordinate all engineering drawings with architectural and interior design drawings.
  • Work on multiple projects concurrently in various stages of preparation and construction.
  • Review and process shop drawings, maintain and record changes on project during construction administration.
  • Prepare architectural working drawings and specifications.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval). Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)
Project Architect
Senior Project Architect
Design Architect
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)

Skills in Autodesk Revit Architecture and Adobe InDesign are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Project Management and Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)

An entry-level Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,632 based on 5 salaries. An early career Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,952 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,402 based on 57 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $114,803.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (24.1% less), Chicago, Illinois (21.1% less) and Seattle, Washington (20.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 110 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.5%
Early Career
23.6%
Mid Career
51.8%
Late Career
20.0%